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On board the Columbia is a crew of seven – six Americans and Ilan Ramon, Israel’s first astronaut and the son of a survivor of Auschwitz. Also aboard, in Ramon’s care, is a Torah, given to him by another Holocaust survivor.

On board the Columbia is a crew of seven – six Americans and Ilan Ramon, Israel’s first astronaut and the son of a survivor of Auschwitz. Also aboard, in Ramon’s care, is a Torah, given to him by another Holocaust survivor.